Steps to Recover Old AOL Email Account
Posted by Alexsmith321 on 06/28/2019
If you are looking to get your old AOL account working again then the first thing you need to do is check your browsers if they’ve stored your last password or not. The most modern browsers offer to remember the password for you and just need to check if you’ve saved your password previously or not.
Suppose you don’t even know the password and remember just your username. In that case, you should contact AOL customer service number and they’ll walk you through the procedure or recovering your old account. It is listed on their website that if you want to reactivate your old account you should give them a call on AOL support phone number and they’ll be happy to talk you through the recovery process.
Sometimes it very hard to remember all those passwords with a different combination. A random string of numbers and characters and especially whether or not they are lowercase or uppercase. Well, whatever may be the reason for you to reactivate your AOL account? Here is what you need to do to gain access to your old account. First, you need to reset the password of AOL account and then look at something else.
Okay, here are the steps to reset your AOL password.
Steps to reset AOL password
As with many modern websites, AOL has moved on from the password recovery. And nowadays it uses the option to reset your password because it is more secure than password recovery method.
1.Open the AOL mail login page 2.Enter your Username and tap on sign in 3.Now, choose the option of I forgot my password 4.Enter your username and tap next button 5.Now, enter your phone associated with that account and tap next 6.AOL needs to send you a verification code to confirm the identity, tap next (you can also choose other methods like a recovery email address to verify your identity). 7.Now, you’ll receive a verification code on your phone 8.Enter the code in the given field and click of Verify 9.Now, enter the new password you’d like to have 10.Tap on Save
Tip: Always create a strong password that includes numbers, letters (both lowercase and uppercase) and special characters as well. Don’t ever use obvious passwords like ‘123456789’ or ‘Password’.
If you’ve successfully managed to reset your password then your account is recovered. If not, then you’ll need to contact the AOL phone number and talk to the experts and they’ll talk you through the procedure of recovering your password. The experts are available 24*7 to help the people in need.